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[343] White, C. C. Aldrich, Charles F. Clark; in 1865, Andrew White, James M. Barton, Frederick Taylor.

The town-clerk and town-treasurer during all the years of the war was Philo Chapin.

1861. No action appears to have been taken by the town, in its corporate capacity, during this year in regard to the war.

1862. July 16th, Voted, to pay a bounty of one hundred dollars to each volunteer for three years, who shall enlist and be credited to the quota of the town; and on the 22d of August the same bounty was directed to be paid to volunteers for nine months service.

1864. August 3d, The bounty to be paid to volunteers for three years service was fixed at one hundred and twenty-five dollars.

Granby furnished one hundred and twelve men for the war, which was a surplus of eight over and above all demands. Eight were commissioned officers. The whole amount of money appropriated and expended by the town on account of the war, exclusive of State aid, was ten thousand nine hundred and forty-six dollars and eighty-six cents ($10,946.86).

The amount of money raised and expended during the war for the payment of State aid to the families of soldiers, and which was afterwards repaid by the Commonwealth, was as follows: In 1861, 00; in 1862, $678.46; in 1863, $1,156.94; in 1864, $638.88; in 1865, $155.45. Total amount, $2,178.42.

The ladies of Granby were very active, doing every thing in their power for the health and comfort of the soldiers. Several barrels of clothing and sanitary stores were prepared by them and forwarded to the army.


Incorporated April 20, 1754. Population in 1860, 699; in 1865, 647. Valuation in 1860, $268,824; in 1865, $261,416.

The selectmen in 1861 were Thomas S. Gilmore, Jonathan W. Goodell, Lynus Tourtelott; in 1862, Zebe Snow, Albert L. Doak, Luther D. Fuller; in 1863, John T. Warner, Luke Earle, Luther D. Fuller; in 1864, John T. Warner, Marvin

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